Correctional Officer Benefits & Pay

Training Provided

During the probationary period, Correctional Officers are paid while attending a Training Academy, located in Palmer, Alaska.

  • 42 hour, 5 day work week schedule
  • Pay package with scheduled raises

Starting Hourly Wage

CO I CO II
Anchorage $21.34 $24.20
Nome $29.42 $33.15
Fairbanks $21.98 $24.93
Juneau $22.41 $25.41
Ketchikan $21.34 $24.20
Seward $21.34 $24.20
Bethel $32.01 $36.30

NOTE: Beginning salary rates may change depending on location of position.

Correctional Officer I will advance to Correctional Officer II after 12-14 months of probationary service and upon successful completion of the Alaska Police Standards Council certification requirements.

There are scheduled raises based on performance.

DISCLAIMER:

The aforementioned information attempts to be as accurate as possible; however, to receive the most current information regarding benefits and pay, refer to the following websites:

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